Fettling & Grinding Systems

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

CNC Grinder features linear drive technology.

May 23, 2016

Featuring extended x- and y-axis movement plus 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping, 5-axis 325linear CNC Grinder operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm, accommodating micro tools, gun drills, hob cutters, and complex geometries, as well as medical implants and orthopedic surgical tools. System offers scalable automation, with 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and flexible robotic tool gripper. Primary motor spindle operates up to 12,000 rpm with 15 kW max drive output. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Four-Axis Grinding Center offers automated loading capacity.

May 5, 2016

With 12-tray capacity, Dom Plus is suited for high-production grinding of indexable inserts on periphery with two K-Lands through integrated re-clamping. Machine's 180° swiveling loading gripper allows flexible handling processes and grinding for second chamfer. Other features include maintenance-free direct drives for X, Y, and C axes; short transfers due to agile handling and internal dressing; and fast product changeovers facilitated by offline programming and graphic simulation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools, Services

Radius Internal Cylindrical Grinders handle large workpieces.

April 28, 2016

With workhead on simultaneously swiveling B-axis, STUDER S121, S131, and S141 offer thermal stability, mechanical rigidity, and interpolation from -60° to +90°. Machines also have dressing spindle or fixed dresser on B-axis and measuring probe on grinding head. X and Z axes are in cross-slide arrangement or cross slide with model-dependent spindle/turret configuration. Respectively, max part length and max workpiece weight (including clamping device) are 11.8 in. and is 220 lb for all machines. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Retrofit of Controls at Ulbrich on Steel Rolling Mill Increases Power Factor from 0.2 to 1.0

April 1, 2016

Advanced motors and drives replace old equipment, with estimated total cost of upgrade being recouped in less than two years of energy savings alone, thanks to regenerative drive technology from Siemens    Most coil steel companies spend considerable time repairing and replacing their line equipment, owing to all the factors one would expect in the heavy-duty world of coil processing. ... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Spring News Letter

March 24, 2016

POINTS OF INTEREST: NEW Address: 1529 Cottage Street, Ashland OH 44805

MORI SEIKI MARCH MADNESS The Mori will go home, looking new and performing great. Looking at the before after... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Lab Attritor Mill Tanks feature replaceable bar grid.

March 23, 2016

Available for 01 and HD01 Lab Attritor models, optional tank design features replaceable bar grids and removable ball valve located under tank, facilitating discharge of slurry. Offered in both 750 cc and 1,400 cc sizes, tanks come in stainless steel or Tefzel-coated for metal-free applications. Water-jacketed, one-piece tanks will fit on all existing 01 and HD01 frames and are compatible with shafts, arms, and covers from those series of mills. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Union Process Introduces New S1 Laboratory Attritor with Tank Tilting Mechanism

February 22, 2016

Akron, Ohio – Union Process, Inc., known globally as a manufacturer of particle size reduction and dispersing equipment as well as a supplier of grinding media and materials characterization services for a broad range of research and industrial applications, has introduced a new S1 laboratory Attritor model that features a tank tilting mechanism for easier cleaning. Chuck Major, sales... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Arthur Machinery-Florida Exclusive Chevalier Dealer

January 26, 2016

Tampa, Florida - Arthur Machinery-Florida has been awarded the Chevalier Machinery line of CNC Turning, Machining Centers Grinders. Chevalier Machinery U.S.A. is located in Santa Fe Springs, California. Chevalier offers a full line of Turning, Milling, Bridge Mills and precision grinding machines. Herbert Hou, National Sales Manager for Chevalier’s chip making products recently visited... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Dual-Spindle Gear Grinder uses completely dry process.

December 18, 2015

Featuring one spindle for skive hobbing and another for generating grinding, SG 160 SKY GRIND eliminates need for cutting oils. Process removes 90% of stock allowance with first pass using skive hobbing tool, which does not excessively heat workpiece. With second finishing pass, grinding wheel removes remaining stock without overheating workpiece. Structure with 2 spindles actuated by linear motors and simultaneous use of channels ensure chip-to-chip time of <2 sec.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Precision 4-Axis Grinding Center combines flexibility, efficacy.

November 6, 2015

Used for grinding periphery of indexable inserts, Leo Peri delivers process performance that meets production and quality standards for carbide, cermet, ceramics, and CBN applications. Features include integrated 3-axis linear handling system, optimized control technology, and direct drives for X/Y/C axes as well as 250 mm dia grinding wheel and in-process dressing. Occupying 4 m² footprint, machine supports utilization of 4&ndash;6 standard pallets for flexibility and efficiency. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

New Pulverizers from Virtus

October 30, 2015

Arlington currently represents the Virtus line of New equipment. You may not know that also includes Pulverizers. Virtus offers a 500mm and an 800mm model that can be configured for your specific product. In addition to the base unit the machine can be quoted with an All Metal Separator, Suction Unit and Spare parts package. The Virtus line of equipment is a low-cost alternative compared to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Customized CNC Upgrade Simplifies Railcar Axle Grinding

September 25, 2015

• novel task-oriented HMI simplifies control of plunge grinding operations Naperville, IL, – A comprehensive upgrade of classic high power centerless grinding machine tools is helping a leading railcar axle manufacturer to greatly simplify precision grinding operations on axle forgings. A key element of the project - which has been managed by APeC Integration Services, Inc - is the... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Laboratory Attritor features touch screen controls.

September 25, 2015

With optional Touch Screen Control System, S1 Laboratory Attritor is suited for applications where it is essential to acquire and track data. System includes data log that measures Mill rpm, Mill kW, Mill Amps, Grind Time, Cooling Water Inlet Temperature, Cooling Water Outlet Temperature, Slurry Temperature, and Cooling Water Flow Rate. In addition to real-time data acquisition, system can run mill for set times. Data can be exported to Excel file for further analysis and reporting. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Software

Quality Down to the Finest Detail in the Area of Blisk and Turbine Blade Machining

August 12, 2015

Haimer shrinking technology enriches Starrag machining centers with precision. In order to machine engine components such as turbine blades and blisks, the aerospace industry has been relying on the quality provided by Starrag Machining Centers for a very long time. Almost no other machine supplier understands the requirements in such detail as Starrag does and can offer turnkey solutions... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Versatile Three Roll Mills for Lab and Production Requirements

July 22, 2015

Hauppauge, NY – Ross Three Roll Mills are offered in a wide selection of capacities and features for handling virtually any laboratory application all the way to pilot- and full-scale production requirements.   The first Ross Three Roll Mill was built over 100 years ago. Today, thousands of Ross Three Roll Mills are in operation and producing fine dispersions all over the world. One popular... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

The UNITED GRINDING Universe Event to Explore Vast Grinding Frontier

July 21, 2015

MIAMISBURG, Ohio – Manufacturers in search of the latest grinding technology, techniques and turnkey solutions to increase their competitive advantage will find everything they need at the UNITED GRINDING Universe Event, taking place September 16 and 17 at the company's North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio. Throughout the symposium-style event, UNITED GRINDING will use... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

New KAPP NILES ZP 12 Gives True Gear and Spline Ltd. True Gear Power

June 30, 2015

True Gear Spline Ltd. increases grinding capacity and product range with new NILES ZP 12 Cambridge, ON – True Gear Spline Ltd. has added CNC gear profile grinding to their machining capabilities with their newly installed NILES ZP 12 gear grinder. The recently redesigned NILES ZP 12 will allow True Gear Spline to grind larger gears, with much higher tolerance, and increased speed,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Flow Tuning and Measurement System offers accuracy to ±1%.

May 21, 2015

Based on MICROFLOW technology, which monitors flow of abrasive media through small passages in real-time, EXTRUDE HONE&trade; MF PROGRESS&trade; is aimed at orifices 100&ndash;350 µm in parts less than 30 mm in diameter and flow rates up to 5 lpm. Modular system is available in various inside station layouts, including flow tuning, media reclaim, flush module, test module, and marking. Machine comes with expanded on-screen maintenance capabilities and optimized filtration to further pump and valve life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Airforce Technology from Orenda Automation Revolutionises Grinding of Polyethylene

May 1, 2015

The new AirForce® technology enables the mill motor to be fully utilized at all times and the conditions that create meltdowns are eliminated. Orenda Automation Technologies Inc. generated intense interest in their new "AirForce®" technology at the recent NPE 2015, International Plastics Showcase in Orlando, Florida USA.  Extensive Research and Development effort at Orenda has enabled... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Pharmaceutical-Grade Pin Mill reduces friable solids.

April 20, 2015

With infinitely variable rotor speed, Model CIM-18-S316 grinds friable powders, flakes, and granules into controlled particle sizes ranging from coarse to fine. Both outer and inner discs can swing away from unit on cantilevered arms, providing access to both sides of both discs and mill housing for cleaning and sanitizing. Constructed of 316 stainless steel, mill features sanitary butterfly valve on air intake, sanitary fittings at material intake and discharge, and wash-down-duty motor. Read More